Saudi Arabia is campaigning for the appointment of professional teachers in schools to raise the standard of education. Teaching profession education courses have been set up and for the appointment of teachers, it has been declared that teachers must take the teaching profession education test. These restrictions are also being applied to existing teachers. Keep reading for more.
The Second Phase of Examinations
The Teaching Education Profession Test program for school teachers is being conducted under the Education Responsibility Strategy issued by the Ministry of Human Resource and Social Development. The Ministry of Education and the Education Evaluation Authority are also involved in this regard. However, according to the institute which conducts the Teaching Profession Education Test,
The second phase of the Professional License Examination will start from next Saturday, March 20, 2021 and will continue till Friday, March 26, 2021.
When was the First Phase Held?
The first phase was held from January 23 to 30, 2021. During this time, examinations were conducted in 40 teaching subjects. The second phase is about the training exam which will be taken from March 20, 2021 to 26 March 2021. Read more: The Announcement of Conducting Examination of Skilled Expat Workers
Two (2) Levels of the Test
This test consists of two levels.
- The first is about the teacher’s training ability.
- The second is about his / her special subject.
29 and More Subjects for Which the Tests are Being Held
Saudi Arabia is conducting tests for teaching at every stage in the following subjects:
- Islamic training
- Arabic language
- Intellectual training
- Learning difficulties
- Hearing difficulties
- Visual difficulties
- Other disabilities
- Research skills
- Information Technology
- Technical Training
- Health Training
- Physical Training
- Family Training
- Student Guiding
- Schooling Leadership
- Management Science
- Sociology etc.
Professional Certificates for Teachers After Passing the Examination
The teacher is given a professional certificate on passing the Teaching Profession Education Test. This certificate is required for those involved in the teaching profession. Standards are also set for this and the validity period of this certificate is also fixed. Read more: The Ministry Announces Saudization in Accounting Department
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